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  • Tackling Misconceptions in Primary Mathematics

    Preventing, identifying and addressing children’s errors

    By Kieran Mackle

    Did you know that a circle has more than one side? Are you aware of the difference between 1:2 and ½? Could you spot when a 2D shape is actually 3D? Tackling Misconceptions in Primary Mathematics is a practical guide based on the principles that sound subject knowledge is key to fostering…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03 
    Routledge

  • Children's Creative Music-Making with Reflexive Interactive Technology

    Adventures in improvising and composing

    By Victoria Rowe, Angeliki Triantafyllaki, Francois Pachet

    Children's Creative Music-Making with Reflexive Interactive Technology discusses pioneering experiments conducted with young children using a new generation of music software for improvising and composing. Using artificial intelligence techniques, this software captures the children’s musical style…

    Hardback – 2016-10-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Assessment of Problem Solving Using Simulations

    Edited by Eva Baker, Jan Dickieson, Wallace Wulfeck, Harold F. O'Neil

    This volume explores the application of computer simulation technology to measurement issues in education -- especially as it pertains to problem based learning. Whereas most assessments related to problem solving are based on expensive and time consuming measures (i.e., think-aloud protocols or…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Dialoguing across Cultures, Identities, and Learning

    Crosscurrents and Complexities in Literacy Classrooms

    By Robert Fecho, Jennifer Clifton

    Drawing on Dialogical Self Theory, this book presents a new framework for social and cultural identity construction in the literacy classroom, offering possibilities for how teachers might adjust their pedagogy to better support the range of cultural stances present in all classrooms. In the…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26 
    Routledge
    Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

  • Narrative Inquiry in Early Childhood and Elementary School

    Learning to Teach, Teaching Well

    By Stephanie Sisk-Hilton, Daniel R. Meier

    As top-down educational reform policies at local and national levels increasingly isolate teachers from their own professional and instructional agency, and stultify children’s passion for learning, new techniques are needed for understanding and transforming educational practices. Narrative…

    Paperback – 2016-09-19 
    Routledge

  • Computing and ICT in the Primary School

    From pedagogy to practice, 2nd Edition

    By Gary Beauchamp

    Edited by Gary Beauchamp

    Now fully updated to reflect recent changes in curriculum, Computing and ICT in the primary school encourages teachers, and pupils, to realise the potential of a full range of ICT and computing resources. Tackling teaching computing head on, this book enables trainee and experienced teachers to…

    Paperback – 2016-09-19 
    Routledge

  • Understanding and Teaching Grammar in the Primary Classroom

    Subject knowledge, ideas and activities

    By Josh Lury

    Understanding and Teaching Grammar in the Primary Classroom is a practical guide for trainee and practising teachers, with language, and the way we use it to think and communicate, at its heart. Built on a foundation of how powerful, beautiful and thought-provoking language is, this book uses our…

    Paperback – 2016-09-15 
    Routledge

  • Reclaiming Early Childhood Literacies

    Narratives of Hope, Power, and Vision

    Edited by Richard J Meyer, Kathryn F. Whitmore

    At a time when literacy has become more of a political issue than a research or pedagogical one, this volume refocuses attention on work with young children that places them at the center of their literacy worlds. Drawing on robust and growing knowledge which is often marginalized because of…

    Paperback – 2016-09-12 
    Routledge

  • Jumpstart! Wellbeing

    Games and activities for ages 7-14

    By Steve Bowkett, Kevin Hogston

    This collection of engaging and simple to use activities will help teachers to develop children’s mental and emotional wellbeing while also including the thinking skills necessary for learning. The authors show how developing such skills within the context of a wellbeing agenda aids children’s…

    Paperback – 2016-09-12 
    Routledge
    Jumpstart!

  • Become the Primary Teacher Everyone Wants to Have

    A guide to career success

    By Sean Delaney

    No matter how much you want to teach and no matter how well prepared you are, beginning teaching is tough. A teacher’s work is never done; even when you work hard, there is always something more you could do. Become the Primary Teacher Everyone Wants to Have tells you what teaching is really like.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-05 
    Routledge

  • Developing Young Writers in the Classroom

    I've got something to say

    By Gail Loane

    Educators want young people to grow up knowing that writing is an important and deeply satisfying life skill, one that helps them make more sense of themselves and their world, and one that helps them to communicate effectively. Sadly, too often writing becomes merely an exercise in ‘getting words…

    Paperback – 2016-08-29 
    Routledge

  • Teaching Geography Creatively

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Stephen Scoffham

    Teaching Geography Creatively was Winner of the Geographical Association Gold Award 2014 This fully updated second edition of Teaching Geography Creatively is a stimulating source of guidance for busy trainee and experienced teachers. Packed full of practical approaches for bringing the teaching of…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26 
    Routledge
    Learning to Teach in the Primary School Series

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